LION’S GATE, 2/25/2016 [Thu] 19:00 @ Shinjuku FACE in Tokyo
(0) Exhibition Match: Katsuya Kitamura vs. Tomoyuki Oka
◆Winner: DRAW (3:00) time expired.
(1) Takumi Honjo’s Debut Match: Takumi Honjo vs. Shuhei “Maybach” Taniguchi
◆Winner: Taniguchi (4:24) with a Boston Crab.
(2) Hirai Kawato vs. Hitoshi Kumano
◆Winner: Kumano (4:32) with a Fisherman’s Suplex Hold.
(3) Ryusuke Taguchi vs. Kaito Kiyomiya
◆Winner: Taguchi (6:20) following the Dodon.
(4) David Finlay Jr. vs. Taiji Ishimori
◆Winner: Ishimori (8:08) with a 450° Splash.
(5) Jay White vs. Yoshinari Ogawa
◆Winner: Ogawa (8:50) with a Figure Four.
~ The second LION’S GATE show was announced for 5/19 @ FACE.
(6) Manabu Nakanishi vs. Quiet Storm
◆Winner: Nakanishi (7:47) following a Lariat.
(7) Hiroyoshi Tenzan & Satoshi Kojima vs. Captain NOAH & Genba Hirayanagi
◆Winner: Kojima (11:08) following a Lariat on Genba.
(8) Juice Robinson vs. Katsuhiko Nakajima
◆Winner: Nakajima (12:20) following the Vertical Spike.
~ Nakajima favored his right arm following the war that he competed in against Minoru Suzuki the night before. Though he still pulled out the win as heads into the GHC title challenge in March.
(9) Yuji Nagata vs. Mitsuhiro Kitamiya
◆Winner: Nagata (14:28) with a Backdrop Hold.
~ Kitamiya stated that he shall become stronger as he mentioned competing at the next show on 5/19.